16 Aug 2017
ATA Releases Newest edition of American Trucking Trends 2017
Did you know that the trucking industry moved $10.42 billion tons of freight last year? That equates to roughly 80% of the nation’s entire freight bill!
21 Jul 2017
Tips for Getting that Perfect Picture of Your Truck!
Dart's annual calendar contest is now in full swing! Read up on our top tips for taking that perfect shot of your truck to make it calendar worthy. Don't forget to submit your photos by September 1, 2017!
18 Jul 2017
Women In Trucking Foundation Scholarship - Only Two Weeks Left!
Applications are being accepted for the Women In Trucking Foundation Scholarship through July 31!
14 Jul 2017
Micah Harman, March Driver of the Month
For Micah Harman, it was time to make a change. His years of working in management were great, but he was looking for something a little more self-empowering. That’s why last September, he decided to make a career change and start driving with Dart Transit Company.
05 Jul 2017
How to Get Started with Vertical Alliance
Dart Transit Company utilizes Vertical Alliance’s online video learning program to communicate tips and important information in an effort to help workers, drivers and independent owner operators reduce incidents and accidents, to create a safer environment for everyone.
05 Jul 2017
New Online Education Tool Offers Way to Earn Extra Cash!
DART DRIVERS—want the chance to win $250? It’s easy! We are excited to offer a new online education tool featuring safety videos. If you watch a select series of videos, you’ll be entered to win one of four $250 VISA gift cards!
29 Jun 2017
Jason Shoumaker, April Contractor of the Month
For Jason, he never expected that he would become a truck driver. It wasn’t until he saw the opportunities that trucking could provide him that he decided to give it a shot.
11 Jun 2017
You're Invited: Dart Military Truck Appreciation Ceremony on Flag Day (Wednesday, June 14, 2017)
Dart Transit Company is hosting an event on Flag Day 2017 at its corporate headquarters in Eagan to announce the drivers who will receive keys to the military-themed Kenworth trucks.
19 May 2017
Dart Country Music Video
Trucking and country music: is there a more perfect combination? Check out our music video that features one Dart driver that's too happy to write a sad song because of his success at Dart!
12 May 2017
Juan B. Rivera, A Dart Legend, Stops for a Visit to Reminisce on the Past
(EAGAN, Minn.) – It was 1968 when Juan Rivera, known affectionately as “Bicho” around the Dart Transit Company office, when he decided to get into a truck for the first time and make a career out of it. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Rivera came to the United States in search of a better life. His motivation and passion is unmistakable as he sat down to visit with us about some of his greatest moments in his trucking career.
04 May 2017
Dart Sponsors Women In Trucking Event at 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show
Dart was excited to sponsor the “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” event put on by the Women In Trucking Organization held at the Mid-America Trucking Show this year in Louisville! This year marked the 8th annual event; the largest celebration of female professional truck drivers of its kind in the trucking industry.
04 May 2017
Life with 2 Fur Babies: Dart Owner Operator Catheryn's Life with 2 Dogs in the Truck
It was a beautiful day at Thresher Field Dog Park in Eagan, Minnesota, where Dart owner operator Catheryn and her two dogs, Jazzy and Harley, enjoyed a sunny April day. Jazzy and Harley chased each other around the park and played fetch with Catheryn, who was excited to be out in the fresh air with her two road companions.
Catheryn, born in California and relocated to Arkansas, has a deep love for the open road. She, Jazzy, and Harley go over-the-road in her 2016 Kenworth T680 seeing all of the beautiful sites the nation has to offer. Catheryn has contracted her truck with Dart since 2014 after being with other companies who left her wanting more out of a company. “After doing some research and looking into Dart, I felt like it would be a good fit.
03 May 2017
Dart Donates $4,400 to St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund
Dart Transit Company, a premier leader in transportation solutions, recently teamed up with the St. Christopher TruckerDevelopment and Relief Fund at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Kentucky. Dart unveiled their latest event at the show: a “Cash Catch” booth – where participants try to catch $1,000 cash blown around by a fan affixed to the booth. The lucky participants that were chosen at random in a drawing, had 60 seconds to collect as much cash as time would allow. At the end of the round, all of the cash leftover in the booth was donated to St. Christopher’s.
21 Apr 2017
Congratulations to the Dart Owner Operators Who Paid Off Their Truck!
When an owner operator pays off their truck, there is certainly congratulations due! Congratulations to the following drivers who recently paid off their truck!
17 Apr 2017
Podcast Interview: From Driver To Recruiter: Hear The Inspirational Story Of Jeff Finkel
The Dart Network Podcast recently made a visit to the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. While at the event, the Podcast caught up with Jeff Finkel of Dart’s Recruiting Department. Jeff joined Dart in 2012 as a company driver and he became an owner-operator before accepting an opportunity to take a position as a member of the driver recruiting team at Dart.